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In light of coronavirus, Scribd's content library to go free for 30 days

Mar 19, 2020 - 5:59 PM

Scribd CEO Trip Adler explains, 'Our goal is simply to ensure everyone has access to their favorite books, authors, and quality content as we settle into our new normal for the next few weeks'

Play written by young Filipino to show in New York

May 31, 2019 - 5:50 PM

'Golden Girl by the Sea' features a cast representing 7 countries

Golden Girl by the Sea cast. Photo by Aakash Varma.

Marck Espejo on Japan volleyball's radar, thanks to UP coach

May 27, 2018 - 6:11 PM

UP women's volleyball mentor Godfrey Okumu puts in a good word for the 5-time MVP

HISTORIC. Marck Espejo will be the first Filipino to play in a Japanese volleyball club. Photo by Joaquin Flores/Rappler

UAAP volleyball phenom Marck Espejo joins Japanese club team

May 27, 2018 - 3:13 PM

The 5-time UAAP Most Valuable Player from Ateneo signs up with Oita Miyoshi Weisse Adler

FLYING HIGH. Marck Espejo hopes to make an impact in the international volleyball scene. Rappler file photo

ESPN drop commentator over Venus 'gorilla' remark

Jan 20, 2017 - 4:41 PM

Doug Adler claims he said guerilla instead of gorilla when calling a Venus Williams match at the Australian Open

KEEPING IT COOL. Venus Williams shook off a racially insensitive comment by a commentator to advance to the fourth round of the Australian Open. Photo by Greg Wood/AFP

ESPN commentator criticized for comparing Venus Williams to a 'gorilla'

Jan 19, 2017 - 3:40 PM

Commentator Doug Adler makes an ill advised comment during Williams Australian Open match against Stefanie Voegele

UNCALLED FOR. Venus Williams is likened to a gorilla in a comment that one tennis journalist described as "appalling stuff." Photo by Saeed Khan/AFP

Parts of crashed Russian plane found in Black Sea

Dec 26, 2016 - 8:42 PM

UPDATED The probe is focusing on a pilot error a technical fault bad fuel and a foreign object in the engine as the 4 main scenarios

NO SURVIVORS. Russian servicemen salutes in front the home stage building of the Alexandrov Ensemble (The Red Army Choir), in Moscow on December 26, 2016. Photo by Natalia Kolesnikova / AFP

Massive search for Russia plane crash bodies

Dec 26, 2016 - 5:30 PM

UPDATED Investigators have yet to confirm the cause of the crash but Transport Minister Maksim Sokolov says authorities do not believe the plane was taken out by a terrorist attack

Russian rescuers carry a stretcher with passenger belongings after a Russian military plane crashed in the Black Sea, on a pier outside Sochi, on December 25, 2016. Stringer/AFP

'No survivors' as Syria-bound Russian jet crashes

Dec 25, 2016 - 1:26 PM

9th UPDATE Among the plane s 84 passengers were Russian servicemen as well as 64 members of the Alexandrov Ensemble the army s official musical group also known as the Red Army Choir

This file photo taken on January 2, 2001 shows a Tupolev-154 (TU-154) aircraft. Alexander Nemenov/AFP